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Conservatives’ game of thrones weighing on party’s prospects (1)

With general elections approaching, the conservative Homeland Union - Lithuanian Christian Democrats , one of Lithuania's major political parties, is...

How a Lithuanian from America ended up in the middle of historic January 13 events in Vilnius (1)

Linas Muliolis was your average young Lithuanian born in the USA . The son of World War II refugees, Linas grew up in Cleveland's Lithuanian community. In...

Landsbergis receives alternative freedom prize as criticism of parliament grows (4)

Vytautas Landsbergis , Lithuania's first post-communist head of state, received an award on Wednesday in recognition of his contribution to the country's...

Vytautas Landsbergis snubs January 13 events at Seimas

Vytautas Landsbergis , the first head of state of Lithuania after secession from the Soviet Union in 1990, has caused minor controversy by refusing to...

Journalist recalls moment when Soviet troops stormed TV studio on January 13, 1991

On the evening of 13 January 1991 , journalist Eglė Bučelytė was broadcasting from the Lithuanian Radio and Television studio in Vilnius when Soviet...